‘One Stop’ teen center coming to Brundidge

first_img Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Published 3:00 am Wednesday, January 3, 2018 Car catches fire at Goshen High School A student had just exited his vehicle Tuesday at the Goshen High School gymnasium when the front end burst into… read more Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson “Teens in Brundidge don’t have a place where they can get together after school and on weekends,” she said. “One Stop will meet that need.”Flowers said the teen center will be a safe place for teens to gather for learning and for entertainment.Through Enterprise State Community College, teens can prepare for the GED and there will be opportunities to obtain the services of Plan Parenthood and Sav-A-Life. Email the author Skip Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The City of Brundidge will soon have a teen center that will provide educational support and recreational opportunities for its youth ages 11-18.Delana Flowers, founder of “One Stop,” an organization designed to be a reaching hand to everyone, addressed the Brundidge City Council Tuesday night to better inform the mayor and council about the teen center, which is to open in February, and to ask for the city’s support.Flowers is working toward non-profit designation for the teen center that will be housed in the former Bill’s Dollar location on South Main Street.center_img ‘One Stop’ teen center coming to Brundidge Latest Stories “We will also have tutoring services and mentoring programs available and provide a place where teens can do homework and study.The teen center will also have a television, board games and pool tables.“We’ll have speakers like Fred Baxter that played professional football and others to speak on subjects that would be of interest to teens,” Flowers said.She also asked for donations of items that would enhance the teen center or provide additional entertainment. Sponsored Content Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Dessiree Pickett, a resident of District 5, addressed the council with her concern about the lack of representation for her district by City Council Member Chris Foster.“Our district is not getting meaningful representation,” Pickett said “I am asking that the council take immediate action and ask Foster to resign. His lack of representation is not acceptable.”Mayor Isabell Boyd said the council would address the concern.City Manager Britt Thomas reviewed the FY2018 October financials and said the city is tracking according to the budget.Brundidge Police Chief Moses Davenport gave a year’s end report on activity in the police department.The Brundidge City Council meets at 6 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at Brundidge City Hall. The meetings are open to the public. By The Penny Hoarder You Might Like Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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